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    EMI SAKAMOTO, LPC

    CONTACT INFO

    503-709-5137 ext. 29

    [email protected]

    MY EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, AND TRAINING

    I received my Bachelor of Science degree in Liberal Studies with an emphasis in English Literature from Portland State University. I received my Masters of Arts degree in Counseling Psychology from Lewis and Clark College, with an additional certificate from their Eating Disorders track. I have worked as a mental health therapist for 7 years, working with a wide variety of people including those with severe and persistent mental health challenges. My clinical experience includes day treatment, outpatient and school settings.

    MY SPECIALTY AREAS INCLUDE

    • ADD/ADHD
    • Adoption Issues
    • Anger Management
    • Anxiety and Depression
    • Bipolar Disorder
    • Disordered Eating & Eating Disorders
    • Parenting Issues
    • Religious/Spiritual Issues
    • Stress Management
    • Trauma (not DID)
    • Women’s Issues 

    MODALITY

    I work with ages 6 to 64 in individual, couples, and family therapy.

    TOOLS IN MY THERAPEUTIC TOOLBOX

    • Christian Counseling
    • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
    • Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT)
    • Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR)
    • Health at Every Size (HAES)
    • Intuitive Eating
    • Language of Emotions

    I AM IN-NETWORK WITH THE FOLLOWING INSURANCE PANELS

    • Aetna
    • Kaiser
    • I can also bill for “out of network benefits” if you have them
    • I am still in the process of getting credentialed with PacificSource and Providence (and can bill for them out-of-network until that credentialing process is completed)